Architecture, Architecture, Town planning, Urbanism, Planning, Landscaping, Landscape, Design, Design

Conch House

View from pool
Enrique Browne
Santiago de Chile 1987
The house is built on a plot almost square where you insert an oval in the north-south diagonal axis that forms the house. Private areas (bedrooms and services) develop between the space between the oval and square areas are oval beside the inner
The house is developed based on yards as a tradition that seeks to safeguard family life strangers. The house has a small program where minimum clearances discarding achieved greater interest and flexibility in use and where the bedrooms can be used as study sites and the main room as an art gallery.
The wall that forms the circulation spiral begins in the access network where electricity gets published and ends in a drop of water in the indoor pool. In turn, the tour takes place at street level and ends at the central courtyard 1,2 m.

Plans / Images:

Model of housing

Main Floor

View to the pool

View from interior corridor


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